Title:  Senior Project Manager

Location: 

New York, NY, US

Description: 

Company Overview

Arcesium is a global financial technology firm that solves complex data-driven challenges faced by some of the world’s most sophisticated financial institutions. We constantly innovate our data platform and capabilities to meet tomorrow’s challenges, anticipate the risks our clients encounter, and design advanced solutions to help our clients achieve transformational business outcomes.

 

Financial technology is a high-growth industry as change and innovation continue to disrupt the status-quo and prompt major transformation. Arcesium is at a particularly interesting time in our own growth as we look to leverage our successfully established market position and expand operations in pursuit of strategic new business opportunities. We value intellectual curiosity, proactive ownership, and collaboration with colleagues, and we empower you to meaningfully contribute from day one and accelerate your professional development.

Position Summary

Arcesium seeks an experienced Senior Project Manager to join our Corporate team and work closely with our Product, Engineering, and Sales teams to manage a multi-year investment opportunity to accelerate our firm’s growth. This role will provide the successful candidate an opportunity to work on strategic projects with Arcesium’s management team and senior internal and external stakeholders. Our ideal candidate is someone who can plan and execute projects well, challenge the status-quo, and propose innovative changes.

Responsibilities

-    Translate business requirements into a defined project scope
-    Develop and own project plans, milestones, budgets, and resource requirements
-    Execute complex, multi-year and cross location projects, ensuring on-time completion that is within budget
-    Manage senior internal and external stakeholders, providing status updates, critically assessing options, and recommending solutions 
-    Produce, track, and measure success metrics
-    Document and maintain all aspects of each project

Qualifications

-    5+ years of project management experience, preferably in financial technology 
-    Successful track record planning and executing large-scale, complex projects 
-    Experience presenting to senior technical and non-technical stakeholders 
-    A bachelor's degree with a strong record of academic achievement
-    PMP certification is a plus

Arcesium and its affiliates do not discriminate in employment matters on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other category protected by law. Note that for us, this is more than just a legal boilerplate. We are genuinely committed to these principles, which form an important part of our corporate culture, and are eager to hear from extraordinarily well qualified individuals having a wide range of backgrounds and personal characteristics.


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City